Lieutenant Governor to visit schools

Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, as she visits schools in Kelowna as part of Canada 150 celebrations.

  • Jan. 19, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon will be visiting schools in Kelowna tomorrow.

Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon will be attend schools in the Okanagan as part of Canada’s 150th celebration.

Each school will hold an assembly and the Lieutenant Governor will speak with students about Canada’s constitutional monarchy, encourage their participation in the nation’s democracy and share ideas about a healthy and sustainable future for all.

The Lieutenant Governor will visit the following schools on Friday, Jan. 20:

8:45 a.m.

Chief Tomat Elementary school

3365 East Boundary Rd., West Kelowna

10:30 a.m.

École KLO Middle school

3130 Gordon Dr., Kelowna

12:30 p.m.

Raymer Elementary school

657 Raymer Ave., Kelowna


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